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Yo-kai Watch 2 Is Boosting Bandai Namco’s Revenue, Too

By Ishaan . November 10, 2014 . 3:29pm

In a recent financial report, Bandai Namco said that they have increased their full year revenue forecast to 520,000 million yen.

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This Week In Sales: The Calm Before The Storm

By Ishaan . July 9, 2014 . 1:29pm

Last week, the only new release to appear in the top-20 software sales chart was the PlayStation 4 port of Akiba’s Trip.

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This Week In Sales: Persona Q Emerges From The Labyrinth

By Ishaan . June 13, 2014 . 1:31pm

Last week, Atlus released Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth in Japan. It sold very well.

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This Week In Sales: Even Mario Kart 8 Can’t Help Wii U Sales

By Ishaan . June 4, 2014 . 2:16pm

Mario Kart 8 was released in Japan on May 29th for the Wii U, and the game sold 325,892 copies.

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This Week In Sales: Infamous: Second Son Drops By For A Visit

By Ishaan . May 28, 2014 . 1:31pm

Last week, Sony released Infamous: Second Son in Japan, and the game debuted at the #2 spot on the software sales chart.

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This Week In Sales: Attack on Titan Returns

By Ishaan . May 14, 2014 . 12:31pm

The top-20 software sales chart saw the return of a couple of games that we haven’t seen in a while, including Attack on Titan.

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This Week In Sales: Golden Week Fails To Impress Again

By Ishaan . May 8, 2014 . 12:32pm

The game that benefited most from the holiday was Yo-kai Watch, selling 62,777 copies during the week. Everything else… not so great.

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Even Level-5′s President Was Surprised About Yo-kai Watch’s Booming Popularity

By Sato . May 5, 2014 . 5:31pm

Level-5 president and CEO Akihiro Hino, who has also been stunned by the sudden popularity of the series, talked Yo-kai Watch with Famitsu in a recent interview.

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This Week In Sales: Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment Begins Its Quest

By Ishaan . April 30, 2014 . 12:02pm

Last week saw the release of Bandai Namco’s Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment and Square Enix’s Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call.

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"Several" American Companies Interested In Yo-kai Watch Anime

By Ishaan . April 30, 2014 . 10:00am

The Yo-kai Watch anime is available for licensing in America, Dentsu Entertainment have announced.

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This Week In Sales: No Turnabouts During This Slow Week

By Ishaan . April 23, 2014 . 11:31am

Videogame sales in Japan—both hardware and software—dropped across the board last week, owing to a lack of new high-profile releases.

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Yo-kai Watch Shipments Surpass 1 Million Units In Japan

By Spencer . April 23, 2014 . 2:41am

Yo-kai Watch is a big hit for Level-5. The Nintendo 3DS game was a steady seller and shipments have surpassed one million units in Japan.

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Yo-kai Watch’s Favorite Cat Youkai Gets Some Awesome Figures

By Sato . April 19, 2014 . 2:00pm

Jibanyan became a yokai ghost after being hit by a car. Following that, he turned into one of the quirkier characters of Yo-kai Watch.

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This Week In Sales: The 3rd Super Robot Taisen Z To The Rescue

By Ishaan . April 16, 2014 . 1:01pm

The 3rd Super Robot Taisen Z shows once again that Bandai Namco’s long list of robot licenses is always good to have handy for a rainy day.

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Nintendo Packing 3DS XL With Recommended Software In Japan

By Spencer . April 13, 2014 . 10:42pm

The first two recommended titles are Animal Crossing: New Leaf and Level-5′s Yo-kai Watch.